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Real-time dialogue with a dreaming person is possible

Dreams take us to an alternative reality. They also happen while we're fast asleep. So, you might not expect that a person...

In step toward autonomous materials, researchers design patterns in self-propelling liquid crystals

Materials capable of performing complex functions in response to changes in the environment could form the basis for exciting new technologies. Think...

Vulnerable groups often overlooked in clinical trials of new treatments for COVID-19

Studies examining the effectiveness of treatments for COVID-19 often do not include the very populations hardest hit by the disease, according to...

Radiological images confirm ‘COVID-19 can cause the body to attack itself’

Muscle soreness and achy joints are common symptoms among COVID-19 patients. But for some people, symptoms are more severe, long lasting and...

Math Institute workshop to focus on how math and statistics can address climate change

The accelerating effects of global climate change—including destructive wildfires, intensifying tropical storms, severe drought and coastal flooding—pose major risks to civic infrastructure, the...

Five Penn faculty named 2021 Sloan Research Fellows

Ishmail Abdus-Saboor and Bo Zhen from the School of Arts & Sciences, Bhaswar B. Bhattacharya from the Wharton School, Ziyue Gao from...

New hope for treating chronic pain without opioids

According to some estimates, chronic pain affects up to 40% of Americans, and treating it frustrates both clinicians and patients––a frustration that’s...

Virtual conference CO2 emissions quantified in new study

The AirMiners online event produced 66 times less greenhouse gas emissions than an in-person meeting in San Francisco would have

Upcoming Mars rover landing marks latest step in researching the red planet

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Mars Perseverance Rover will fly 300 million miles over almost seven months, but the seven minutes spent...

AAAS meeting: Faculty discuss youth incarceration, quantum computers and Mars travel

Three Northwestern University faculty members — Linda Teplin, Danna Freedman and Noshir Contractor — presented their innovative research at the recent 2021...

How will Europe grapple with economic downturn?

The uncertainties tied to the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union were compounded in 2020 by the pandemic-induced economic downturn. Those...

BEYOND THE HANDS OF A POTTER

UD doctoral student uncovers hidden clues in ancient Greek ceramics, bringing once-invisible artisans to life

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You’re Invited to Clanin Marketing’s Website Design

Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 1:00 p.m  In this workshop, you will learn the latest website design trends and strategies to help improve...

JUPITER STRING QUARTET: REFLECTION AND RENEWAL

A free, digitally delivered four-part concert series Fridays, February 5, 12, 19, and 26 at noon

[Illinois] FOLXTALES

Th-Su, Feb 4-7, 2021 5-11pm Daily  Urbana, IL—One of the great joys of live theatre is...

[Urbana] Winter is Here – Fun Ways to Celebrate the Season With Your Dog

What do you do when there is snow outside and your dog needs exercise? Canine15.com offers some suggestions. There are lots of...